Midwinter 2013 Archive

Wednesday, 3:15 - 4:30

Keynote: The Power of the Web in Education
Jaime Casop, Education Evangelist - Google, Inc.
Presentation 

Making the Strategic Plan Part of Everything You Do
Tony Habra, Rudyard Community Schools
Presentation
Handouts

Thursday, 10:15 - 11:30

Helping Your Board Get Superintendent Evaluation Right
Dr. Patricia Reeves, Associate Executive for Administrative Certification and Endorsement, MASA; Patricia McNeill, Executive Director, Michigan ASCD; and Tom Livesey, Superintendent, Oakridge Public Schools
Presentation 

Transforming the Path to Student Achievement Through Collaboration and Teacher Leadership
Sue Zurvalec, Farmington Schools
Handout
Presentation

Going from Good to Great
Mark Keen, Westwood Washington Schools
Presentation

Support for Principals as Leaders of Learning
Nancy Colflesh, PhD., Michigan State University
Handouts 

Thursday, 1:45-3:00 p.m.

Leadership, Reinvention and Survival:  An Epic Voyage in Endurance
Carl Weiss, Romulus Community Schools; Suzanne Klein, Oakland University
Article (Please read this first if you plan on attending this session) 

Stepping Off the Cliff and Landing in the Arms of an Emergency Manager
David Sipka, Muskegon Area ISD
Presentation

Thursday, 3:15 - 4:30 

Beyond the Steps: Crafting a 21st Century Teacher Contract
Michael Murray, Cindy Crandall and Lori Wille, Suttons Bay Public Schools
Presentation

AdvancED Accreditation for Regional Service Agencies
Kathy Sergeant, AdvancED Michigan
Presentation

Participatory Decision Making: Not a Conundrum After All
Nancy Colflesh, PhD., Michigan State University
Handouts

Friday General Session

Keynote: Disaster, Diversions and Disinformation: Making sense of and preparing for the legislative session
Brad Biladeau, Associate Executive for Government Relations, MASA
Presentation